Graph A Line Using Slope-Intercept Example 1

Here is an example of how to graph a line using the slope-intercept equation.  Remember to read the lesson on this topic.

Basic steps to follow:

1. First make sure the equation is in y=mx + b form
2. Plot the y-intercept b
3. From the y-intercept use the slope m to locate another point on the line
4. Draw a line through the two points

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Important habits to master math:

1. write out all steps
2. be very neat
3. use pencil not pen
4. review your work as your go
5. make sure you know the basics like fractions, positive and negative numbers and order of operations